Acropolis from the East, AthensArtist(s)Marilyn BridgesArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date2004Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
11 in x 14 in (27.94 cm x 35.56 cm)Credit LineGift of Mr. and Mrs. James Agah, Class of 1989 (BBA)Subject matter
Marilyn Bridges describes the markings and monuments that she photographs from above as “the messages of humankind.” As a pilot and photographer, she documents contemporary landscapes connected to ancient times, which addresses the human relationship to the earth and environment. This photograph depicts the Acropolis in Greece from the east. This location is a significant cultural site in Greece and is an ancient symbol of the city of Athens.Physical Description
This photograph depicts an aerial view of a hilltop full of ancient monuments.Primary Object ClassificationPhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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